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Kenyans are opposed to MPs pay hike

16 May 2013, 08:30

Nairobi - A survey shows that majority of Kenyans are opposed to a move by MPs to have their salaries and allowances increased by the Salaries and Remuneration Commission.

According to Daily Nation, 88 per cent of Kenyans are opposed to the MPs move with more than half citing contrasting poverty levels in the wider population.

The survey which was conducted by Ipsos Synovate between May 10 and 11 through telephone interviews also revealed that 9 per cent of Kenyans benefit directly from MPs’ cash handouts.

- For more visit Daily Nation


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